theology – ethics – society
By lambskinny. Do you not know that your body is a shrine of the indwelling Holy Spirit, and the Spirit is God’s gift to you?
You do not belong to yourselves; you are bought at a price. Then honour God in your body.”
Paul wishes persons to control themselves and remain unmarried; but he recognizes that self-control is difficult and that it is “better [to] be married than burn with vain desire.” (1 Corinthians 7: 9)
Some say sex outside a committed relationship is fornication; others say …> more.